Senior Physiotherapist (Team Leader) (508325)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Apr 26, 2022
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

Applicants are advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.


$111,672 to $118,949 pro-rata, per annum

Please note that access to the progression point of Year 4Q salary of $118,949 is subject to successful completion of a relevant Master’s Degree as with Clause 10 of the Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019


Allied Health Professional Level 4


Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Period of Employment

Permanent, part-time, day work, working up to 38 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible.

Fixed term, part-time, day work, working up to 38 hours per fortnight, commencing as soon as possible, for approximately twelve (12) months.

Please note that actual hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Please also note that this process may be used to fill fixed term and casual opportunities as they arise.


Royal Hobart Hospital – Physiotherapy Services


You will provide high level clinical leadership and contribute clinical services to the Community Outpatient Physiotherapy Services team. You will be responsible for efficient and effective team operations in accordance with contemporary professional physiotherapy standards.

You will work collaboratively with the Discipline Lead, Deputy Managers, other Team Leaders and Clinical Leads to implement governance systems in Physiotherapy Services, Hospitals South. As a member of the physiotherapy service, you will contribute to a learning culture and foster leadership, evidence driven patient care and innovation.

You will participate in ongoing service development and strategic management of the team in a multidisciplinary context, and in collaboration with other allied health, nursing, and medical disciplines locally and statewide.

Essential Requirements

· Registered with the Physiotherapy Board of Australia

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check

3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar vacancies.

508325, 516229 Senior Physiotherapist (Team Leader) HP04 (July 2021) HR.pdf
508325, 516229 Senior Physiotherapist (Team Leader) HP04 (July 2021) HR.docx
Applicant Guide.pdf
Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Important information

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For further information contact

Simon Watt
Discipline Lead – Physiotherapy Services
Phone: (03) 6166 8326

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